You can get from Glasgow to Birmingham by train, bus or flight.
To get from Glasgow to Birmingham on Jun 30 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||252 miles (406 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$55 - $162|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $55 (€49) • 6 h 15 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $162 (€145) • 1 h 10 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express, easyJet or Avanti West Coast|
Take a bus, flight or train to travel 252 miles (406 km) from Glasgow to Birmingham. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $55 (€49). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express, easyJet or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Glasgow to Birmingham.
There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to Birmingham: bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to travel to Birmingham from Glasgow is by taking a bus with an average price of $55 (€49).
This is compared to other travel options to Birmingham:
A bus is generally $107 (€96) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $162 (€145) from Glasgow to Birmingham.
Taking a bus is usually $95 (€85) less than taking a train to Birmingham, which costs on average $150 (€134) for the same trip.
The quickest way to travel to Birmingham from Glasgow is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 6 h 15 min.
In comparison, getting to Birmingham by train can take on average 4 h 9 min.
The distance from Glasgow to Birmingham is approximately 252 miles (406 km).
The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Birmingham is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Glasgow to Birmingham as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Glasgow to Birmingham:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Glasgow to Birmingham, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Glasgow to Birmingham with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Birmingham tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.
Before traveling from Glasgow to Birmingham, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Glasgow to Birmingham tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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